Kawit, City of Pagadian, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
CityPagadian
Postal code7016
Population (2015)8,381
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.8214, 123.4490

Kawit is a barangay in the city of Pagadian, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 8,381. This represented 4.21% of the total population of Pagadian.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Kawit is 5 to 9, with 938 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 43 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1220
1 to 4869
5 to 9938
10 to 14894
15 to 19924
20 to 24899
25 to 29671
30 to 34541
35 to 39509
40 to 44472
45 to 49400
50 to 54332
55 to 59243
60 to 64184
65 to 69120
70 to 7477
75 to 7943
80 and over45
Total8,381

Historical population

The population of Kawit grew from 2,423 in 1990 to 8,381 in 2015, an increase of 5,958 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.80%, or an increase of 751 people, from the previous population of 7,630 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,423
2,6992.04%
4,41911.15%
6,1334.62%
7,6308.27%
8,3811.80%

Location

Kawit is situated at approximately 7.8214, 123.4490, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 2.9 meters or 9.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Kawit shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.